Japan’s Top Trading Partners

Known as the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan is a major economic and political power in Asia. Yet the United States represents the country’s number one trading partner in terms of Japanese export sales. The world’s fourth-largest exporter, Japan shipped US$645.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly […]

Ecuador’s Top Trading Partners

Ecuador shipped US$16.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents a tiny 0.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2016. From a continental perspective, 33.8% of Ecuador’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to North American trade partners. Latin American importers (excluding Mexico) and Caribbean […]

Russia’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Russian Federation, Russia is the world’s largest country in terms of geographic area. It shares land or maritime borders with 16 other countries. Russia shipped US$285.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.8% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in […]

Spain’s Top Trading Partners

Spain shipped US$287.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.8% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, 69.9% of Spain’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European trade partners. Asian importers purchased 11.2% of […]

United Kingdom’s Top Trading Partners

Comprised of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the United Kingdom Republic is a sovereign state situated across from continental Europe’s north-western coast. The United Kingdom shipped US$408. billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.5% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for the prior year 2015. […]

North Korea’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the People’s Democratic Republic of Korea, North Korea is strategically located on the north part of the Korean Peninsula near its leading trading partners including China to the west and Japan to the east. North Korea shipped US$2.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. North Korea’s Top Trading Partners Below […]

Finland’s Top Trading Partners

Finland shipped US$57.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.4% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, $37.4 billion or 64.7% of Finland’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European trade partners. Asian importers […]

France’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed “The Hexagon” (l’Hexagone en français) because of the country’s roughly six-sided shape, France is strategically located on the European continent. It borders Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland and Italy to the east, Andorra to the South and Spain to the west. England is almost due north across the English Channel from France. France shipped US$488.8 […]